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PDHPE is a mandatory subject for all Year 8 students at Goulburn High School.


PD/ Health units covered in Year 8 include:

* Relating to Me - a unit based around relationships - family, peer and intimate relationships.

* Exploring Risk - a unit based around the concepts of risk, teaching students to develop skills to minimise risk in various situations.

* Media Based Unit - a unit based around the concepts of bullying, harassment and supporting diversity.

* The Great Outdoors - a unit based around bicycle, skateboard and water safety as well as first aid.


Physical Education units covered in Year 8 include:

* Minor Games

* Swimming - based on Royal Lifesaving levels

* Cross Country/ Athletics

* Winter Games

* Summer Games 

* Social Dance


Students are expected to have full PE uniform for every practical lesson.


If students can not participate in PE lessons they should have a note from their parent/ carer explaining their non-participation.